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Episode List


Season 2

19 Sep. 1955
Our Town
Change comes slowly to a small New Hampshire town in the early 20th century. People grow up, get married, live, and die. Milk and the newspaper get delivered every morning, and nobody locks their front doors.
17 Oct. 1955
Cyrano de Bergerac
Embarrassed by his large nose, a romantic poet/soldier romances his cousin by proxy.
14 Nov. 1955
Dateline II
The Overseas Press Clubs salute to Freedom of the Press.
14 Dec. 1955
The Sleeping Beauty
Tchaikovsky's ballet, with Margot Fonteyn in the title role, presented on TV in color. Only a black-and-white kinescope of this production seems to survive.
5 Mar. 1956
Caesar and Cleopatra
Julius Caesar's advance into Egypt is halted when he meets Cleopatra, the sister of the boy pharaoh.
2 Apr. 1956
The Barretts of Wimpole Street
Elizabeth Barrett's tyrannical father has forbidden any of his family to marry. Nevertheless, Elizabeth falls in love with the poet Robert Browning.
30 Apr. 1956
The owner of an automobile manufacturing company succumbs to his vain wife's pressure for him to retire--which he really doesn't want to do--and for them to take a cruise to Europe. On the cruise he learns some truths about himself, his wife, and their marriage.
25 Jun. 1956
Happy Birthday
A shy young Newark librarian is secretly in love with a handsome and dashing bank clerk. She hatches a scheme to meet him in a bar, but in her nervousness she has too much to drink and winds up plastered. However, four patrons in the bar take pity on her and resolve to help her catch the man of her dreams.

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